Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Peter D. Jacobsen, 82, of Hoboken passed away at his residence on April 3, 2020 surrounded by his family. Born in Hoboken and was a lifelong resident there until his passing. Peter worked as a Rate Analyst for Eastern Railroads in Manhattan, NYC for thirty five years. He was predeceased by his parents, Peter K. Jacobsen and Margaret (nee Gillis). Surviving is his loving wife, Genevieve (nee Balacco), a son Peter and his wife Carrie, two endeared daughters, Margaret and her husband Guy Clancy and Maria Bernerts. A great joy in Peter’s life were cherished grandchildren, Amanda, Brandon, Alexia, Connor, Kevin and Kristian.

Due to the current health crisis, Peter will be privately entombed at Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, North Arlington. A Funeral Memorial Mass will be scheduled at a later time.


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To inquire about more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.